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Islamic Economics and Finance

Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University

48 months
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5248 EUR/year
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About

Islamic Economics and Finance bachelor program at Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University , which has been the first department of Islamic economics and finance established in Turkey, consists of four-year study period. 

Overview

Throughout the period of study, the students can acquire knowledge about the theoretical background of Islamic economics, the practical-oriented courses regarding Islamic finance, as they take many courses of economics and finance programs.

These Islamic Economics and Finance courses at Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University can be exemplified as; Islamic Economic Thought, Foundations of Islamic Economics, History of Islamic Economics, Participation Banking in Turkey. In addition, by the courses of Introduction to Economics, Principles of Accounting, Corporate Finance, Statistics, Econometrics, Economic Growth and Development and many others, it is aimed that the students can have a grasp of prevailing economic theory and the contemporary issues in economics.

The students of Islamic Economics and Finance at Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University can have an opportunity to do minor and double major, as they can learn Ottoman Turkish, Arabic, Spanish, Russian and if the requirement of the minimum number of students for the course is satisfied they can also learn the other languages. 

They can do minor by taking six of the eleven elective courses from the same department throughout the eight-semester program, as for double major, if they take the all elective courses from the same department their course load will lower.

 The Opportunities for Students:

  • Learning a foreign language (Free),
  • Minor (One year extra scholarship in addition to the regular period of study),
  • Major (One year extra scholarship in addition to the regular period of study),
  • International student exchange programs (1 or 2 semesters),

Carrier Opportunities

The students who will graduate from this program can have an opportunity to make an academic career in the related fields at universities and research centers for both national and international level. Secondly, they can find job opportunities in the participation banks in Turkey, which are the outstanding institutions in the field of Islamic Finance. 

Currently, there are six participation banks in Turkey, as they have 1068 branches throughout the country. Also, the other institutions which operate in the field, especially TKBB (Participation Banks Association of Turkey), indicate that there is a need for qualified labor force for the Islamic finance sector in Turkey. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Law
  • Introduction to Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Turkish Language
  • English
  • Area Elective Course
  • University Elective Course

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

240 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Turkish.
  • Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
  • You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5248 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5248 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5248 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5248 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • TRY 38.000 per year

Living costs for Istanbul

2000 - 3240 TRY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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